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The Aarhus Occupation Museum is locate in a section of the old police station at the centre of Aarhus - the second largest city in Denmark. During the last part of World War II the old police station was used as headquarter for the local branch of Gestapo. The museum tells the story about the German occupation of Denmark during World War II. The museum has a collection of uniforms, weapons and other effects from that period.
   
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Items belonging to the Danish World War II resistance movement displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

Items belonging to the Danish World War II resistance movement displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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Some of the World War II rifles displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

Some of the World War II rifles displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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Items used by the local German Gestapo forces to torture their prisoners displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum. The museum is located in an old police station which was used by the Gestapo during World War II.

Items used by the local German Gestapo forces to torture their prisoners displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum. The museum is located in an old police station which was used by the Gestapo during World War II.
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Some of the Allied World War II items displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

Some of the Allied World War II items displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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Some of the anti-German cartoons displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

Some of the anti-German cartoons displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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Some of the many World War II pistols displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

Some of the many World War II pistols displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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